Term 4

                                                  

            Beautiful Gardens of the World

                        Historical Influences and Garden Designs

    Tuesday 10am – 12 noon, 4 - 18 October & 1 - 29 November 2016

 

SESSION 1.    4th October 2016

             Great Renaissance Gardens of Power, Pomp and Political Influence

  • Villa d’Este Tivoli Rome
  • Villa di’Castello and the Boboli Garden of Florence
  • Palace of Versailles France
  • Hampton Court Palace England

 

SESSION 2.    11th October 2016

            Famous Romantic and Artistic Gardens of France

  • Chateau De Villandry
  • Monet’s Garden at Giverny
  • Cezanne’s Garden

 

SESSION 3.    18th October 2016

             18th Century Landscape Parks of England

            Capability Lancelot Brown Garden Architect:

  • Stowe Castle
  • Croome Court
  • Blenheim Palace

 

Session Cancelled    25th October 2016

 

 

SESSION 4.    1st November 2016

             Arts and Craft Movement Gardens 19th & 20th Century England

                        Gertrude Jekyll Garden Designer:

  • Mumstead Wood
  • Sissinghurst Castle
  • Great Dixter

 

SESSION 5.    8th November 2016

            Evolution of Botanical Gardens

  • Physic Garden of Padua
  • Physic Garden of London
  • Kew Botanical Gardens
  • Singapore Botanical Gardens
  • Royal Botanic Gardens
    • Melbourne
    • Cranbourne

 

 SESSION 6.    15th November 2016

    •    Visit to Royal Cranbourne Botanic Gardens

SESSION 7.    22nd November 2016

            21st Century Garden Design

  • New perspectives in gardening
  • The new perennial movement
  • Beautiful local gardens
    • Broughton Hall, Jindivick
    • Cloudehill Garden, Olinda

 

SESSION 8.   29th November 2016

            Local Garden History

  • Civic Park Warragul
  • Others?
  • Group discussion

 

Steph Wellard

Course Leader

 

 

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